Pabellón de gimnasia en el parque del Retiro, Madrid, Spain (2000-2003)
Part of:
  • Abalos & Herreros (archive creator)
  • Abalos & Herreros (architectural firm)
  • Iñaki Abalos (architect)
  • Juan Herreros (architect)
  • Renata Sentkiewicz (architect)
  • Fermina Garrido (collaborator)
  • Jacob Hense (collaborator)
  • OMA, Agustí Obiol y Luis Moya (structural engineering firm)
  • Abalos & Herreros (role unspecified)
  • Abalos & Herreros (project director)
  • Ángel Jaramillo Sánchez (project director)
  • Madrid (Spain). Ayuntamiento. Instituto Municipal de Deportes (client)

Pabellón de gimnasia en el parque del Retiro, Madrid, Spain (2000-2003)



Level of archival description:
Extent and medium:
  • 81 printouts
    23 drawings
    20 photographic materials
    16 reprographic copies
    12 graphic records
    2 CD-Rs
    0.37 l.m. of textual records
Scope and content:
The project series documents the competition, design, and construction of a gymnastics pavillion in Retiro park for the Instituto Municipal de Deporte of Madrid, Spain. Abalos & Herreros were invited to enter this competition and won first prize in collaboration with Renata Sentkiewicz. The project includes changing rooms, offices and a gymnasium, and was integrated into the surrounding and growing vegetation of the park. The firm worked in collaboration with Fermina Garrido and Obiol y Moya. The firm identified this project as number 127.

In 2004, the firm received the Public Initiative Award for this project at the 28th Premios de Urbanismo, Arquitectura y Obra Publica 2003 from the Madrid City Council.
Documenting this project are presentation, design development and working drawings, correspondence, project descriptions, budgets, specifications, postcards, notes, and reference, graphic, photographic and digital materials.
Reference number:



Madrid Spain

Language of material:
  • Spanish
Related units of description:
  • Note that there are additional design development and presentation drawings, and 316 photographic materials related to this project arranged in series AP164.S2 and AP164.S3. See files ARCH277445, ARCH277513, ARCH278240, ARCH278252, ARCH278352, ARCH278365, ARCH278368, ARCH278382, ARCH278384, ARCH278385, ARCH278391, ARCH278393, ARCH278429, ARCH278485, ARCH268498, ARCH268541, ARCH268586, ARCH268725, ARCH268881, ARCH268989, ARCH270961, ARCH270962, ARCH270963, ARCH270966, ARCH270969, ARCH270975, ARCH270976, ARCH270978, ARCH270979, and ARCH274658.

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